Monthly Archives: July 2006

d-day

So this is it.  We are out of here today.  Or so we hope.  There is still LOTS to get done before we hit the road. Wish us luck. Where the heck did all this stuff come from?  Ahhhhh!!!! Read … Continue reading

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does it ever end?

It seems like everywhere I turn I find more stuff to pack!  I know we are making progress but somehow it feels like for every step forward we take, there is another step backward we take. I guess I am … Continue reading

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getting closer

The move on Thursday went as well as could be expected.  There was a bit of a snafu at the start – someone was parked in the loading dock and Art, the guy who runs it, was off at lunch.  … Continue reading

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qotd: I wish I could…

Play any instrument or speak any language, which do you choose?Question submitted by cruftbox.vox.com. I wish I could either play an instrument that charmed things to pack themselves OR speak a language that things understood, so that they would pack … Continue reading

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but you made them all up!

That's what I said to the woman at 800-ASK-USPS before she hung up on me.  I am so not feeling the love at the postal service these days. They are making me postal. Spoke to a delivery supervisor at my … Continue reading

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making it real

It still hasn't quite sunk in that B has managed to land himself a job in the Bay Area – despite that he is already working, albeit from home. I remain cautiously optimistic as it is contract.  But this is … Continue reading

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the saga of the door

So remember how I was getting antsy about this whole painting the door thing?  It just seemed a bit odd leaving the front door to one's apartment open. Well, after surviving four days of painting – the first day they … Continue reading

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